JJ Hickson led all scorers on the East team last night with 14 points last night at Louisville’s Freedom Hall. We caught this blurb on Hickson in the morning paper:
The latest greatest high school players bounced through Freedom Hall in the 2007 McDonald’s game last night. I’ve made many silly predictions in my life. Why not one more?
Or actually, why not five more?
After watching 40 minutes of running, soaring and slamming (along with 12 seconds of defense), I made my list of the five players I’d draft first from the 24 who participated in the game the West won 114-112. Here is my Super Five — Michael Beasley, Eric Gordon, Derrick Rose, Kevin Love and J.J. Hickson